Billy Ellsworth (pictured) completed the Pittsburgh Kids marathon. This is extra special because Billy can still walk, due to a clinical drug trial in the US, based on novel research created here in Western Australia.

The Perron Institute’s Molecular Genetic Therapy Research led by Professors Steve Wilton and Sue Fletcher at Murdoch University has a long history of cutting-edge research on novel genetic therapies for neuromuscular disorders, particularly Duchenne muscular dystrophy.